June 27, 2016

Events this week

Here is a list of events happening June 27-July 3, 2016, at the West Lafayette campus.  Additional information below: Exhibitions; Who's on Campus This Week?; Tickets.

Other Purdue Today calendar documents
Events for the next 4 weeks (events and exhibitions)
Ongoing series and opportunities
Deadlines for faculty and staff

 

Monday, June 27

-- Summer session second six-week module begins (through Aug. 5).

-- University Street Parking Garage cleaning (south half) continues. 10:30 p.m. to 6:30 a.m. nightly through June 30 (probable). No vehicles in affected area during cleaning hours; daytime parking not affected. URL for overall garage cleaning schedule: https://www.purdue.edu/physicalfacilities/pfconnection/2016-pfconnection/02-second-quarter/042816-parking-garage-cleaning-schedule.html

Tuesday, June 28

-- Grades due from summer session first six-week module (May 16-June 24). 5 p.m. (Second working day after end of module.)

-- Coffee hour and networking with the fellows in the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders. 9-10 a.m. Cafe area, Burton D. Morgan Center. Registration needed. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2016/Q2/purdue-mandela-fellows-announced-entrepreneurs-from-17-african-countries-at-purdue.html

-- Career fair for jobs at Purdue. Organizer: Human Resources Talent Acquisition. Two sessions: 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. and 2:30-6 p.m. Hall for Discovery and Learning Research. Parking available nearby. Includes breakout sessions and potential interviews. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q2/purdue-to-host-career-fair-for-community.html

Wednesday, June 29           

-- International Friendship program host orientation. On-campus lunchtime session 2 of 6; off-campus sessions also available at morning hour. Organizer: Office of International Students and Scholars. What is and is not expected in program, which pairs hosts from campus or community with one or more international students. 12:10-1 p.m. Young Hall, Room 101. Questions: friendship@purdue.edu. URLs: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q2/international-friendship-program-holding-orientation-sessions,-looking-for-host-families.html and www.iss.purdue.edu/Programs/IFP

-- Cancer Moonshot Summit. Organizer: Purdue University Center for Cancer Research. Local participation in national call by Vice President Joe Biden for greater collaboration in cancer research. 1 p.m. Neil Armstrong Hall, Kurz Atrium. Reception to follow; business casual. Free but registration required: https://events.attend.com/f/1383775043 - /reg/0/

Thursday, June 30

-- Green Zone training. For faculty and staff. Organizer: Veterans Success Center. Tools and insights to understand and help veterans and military students at the University. 9-11 a.m. Beering Hall, Room 1245. Free but registration required. URL with registration link: www.purdue.edu/studentsuccess/specialized/veterans/For Faculty and Staff/GreenZone.html (workshop to be repeated July 27, Sept. 19, Oct. 18, Nov. 29)

-- Purdue Farmers Market. Organizer: Office of University Sustainability, with Greater Lafayette Commerce. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 11; then 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 18-Oct. 27. Center of Memorial Mall. Nearby 20-minute parking available near "Unfinished Block P" sculpture during market hours. URL:  www.purdue.edu/sustainability/initiatives/food/farmersmarket.html; updates on Facebook and Twitter.

-- Annual retirement recognition luncheon (persons other than honorees). 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. PMU, Ballrooms. Registration was due June 22. URL for link to list of honorees: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q2/annual-retirement-luncheon-coming-in-june.html

-- MacArthur Foundation 100&Change proposal planning meeting: Water and energy focus area. For faculty. 1-2 p.m. Site to be relayed to those who RSVP at ppri@purdue.edu and state preferred focus area (RSVP needed even if unable to attend this meeting). Other focus area meetings June 30 and July 1. URL: http://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q2/faculty-meetings-to-advance-steps-toward-proposals-in-100-million-macarthur-competition.html

-- MacArthur Foundation 100&Change proposal planning meeting: Health and disease focus area. For faculty. 3-4 p.m. Site to be relayed to those who RSVP at ppri@purdue.edu and state preferred focus area (RSVP needed even if unable to attend this meeting). Other focus area meetings June 30 and July 1. URL: http://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q2/faculty-meetings-to-advance-steps-toward-proposals-in-100-million-macarthur-competition.html

-- University Street Parking Garage cleaning (south half) final shift (probable). 10:30 p.m. to 6:30 a.m. No vehicles in affected area during cleaning hours; daytime parking not affected. URL for overall garage cleaning schedule: https://www.purdue.edu/physicalfacilities/pfconnection/2016-pfconnection/02-second-quarter/042816-parking-garage-cleaning-schedule.html

Friday, July 1

-- MacArthur Foundation 100&Change proposal planning meeting: Food focus area. For faculty. 1-2 p.m. Site to be relayed to those who RSVP at ppri@purdue.edu and state preferred focus area (RSVP needed even if unable to attend this meeting). Other focus area meetings June 30 and July 1. URL: http://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q2/faculty-meetings-to-advance-steps-toward-proposals-in-100-million-macarthur-competition.html

-- MacArthur Foundation 100&Change proposal planning meeting: Social issues focus area. For faculty. 3-4 p.m. Site to be relayed to those who RSVP at ppri@purdue.edu and state preferred focus area (RSVP needed even if unable to attend this meeting). Other focus area meetings June 30 and July 1. URL: http://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q2/faculty-meetings-to-advance-steps-toward-proposals-in-100-million-macarthur-competition.html

 

EXHIBITIONS

— "George Winter: Reflections on the Native Peoples of Early Indiana." June 21-Aug. 13. Purdue University Galleries. Watercolors, drawings, paintings, manuscripts, and letters of this important 19th century artist, who documented the cultures of the Miami and Potawatomi Indians in Indiana and their eventual forced relocation, from the collection of the Tippecanoe County Historical Association. This exhibition is an official Indiana Bicentennial Commission Legacy Project. Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. Hours: noon-7 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday (except holidays). URL: www.purdue.edu/galleries

-- "Recent Acquisitions." May 10-Aug. 12. Purdue University Galleries. Artworks from Galleries' permanent collection, from paintings to rugs. Robert L. Ringel Gallery in Stewart Center. Summer hours: noon-5 p.m. Monday-Friday (except holidays) and by appointment. URL: www.purdue.edu/galleries

-- Archives and Special Collections: "Agriculture at the State Bicentennial: Purdue's Contributions to Indiana and Its People." June 10-Dec. 23. Summer hours: 1-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. The library also has online exhibits; go to https://www.lib.purdue.edu/spcol/exhibits

-- "The Intersection of Art and Science." Fall 2015, to continue about two years. Lawson Computer Science Building, third floor. Open during building hours. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2015/Q4/new-art-exhibit-explores-the-intersection-of-art-and-science.html

 

WHO'S ON CAMPUS THIS WEEK?

A listing of some conferences and camps of notable size, public interest or visibility, or participation of children, youth or others outside Purdue.

June 6-July 15. Research Experiences for Teachers (RET). Year 1 of 3; Purdue-Tuskegee partnership via NSF. Topic: Sustainable electronics for STEM teachers. College of Engineering.

June 16-July 15 weekdays (except no camp July 4-5). Purdue Athletes Life Success Program (PALS). Department of Health and Kinesiology. Ages 8-14. URL: www.purdue.edu/hhs/hk/PALS

June 17-July 31. Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders. Young adults. Numerous Purdue units. URL: www.purdue.edu/mandela-fellowship

June 26-30. ScienceScape. Women in Science Program. Girls entering grades 7-9.

June 26-30. TEAM (Technology Expanding All Minds) Camp. Purdue Polytechnic Institute. Grades 7-9 completed.

June 27 and/or 28. Baseball. Youth Camp. Ages 6-12.
June 27. Baseball. Purdue Top 40 June Prospect Camp. For high school classes of 2016-20.

June 27-30. Basketball. Day Camp. Grades 1-2 (mornings); grades 3-9.

June 27-July 1. Boiler Kids Camp. Session 4 of 7. Division of Recreational Sports. Ages 5-12. Córdova Recreational Sports Center, Boilermaker Aquatic Center, playing fields. URL: www.purdue.edu/recsports/programs/youthFamily/boilerKidscamp.php

June 27-July 1. Concurrent iD Tech Camps. Ages 7-12 and 13-17. By iD Tech in coordination with Purdue.

June 28-July 1. Golf. Junior Boiler Golf Week II. Ages 6-12.

 

TICKETS

Events are free unless noted (except that conference registrations may be omitted here); some performance and athletic events are marked "free" for clarity. Ticket prices are for single events unless stated otherwise. For information about series, seasons, packages, discounts, groups, promotions at games, etc., see the URLs in the next two paragraphs.

For varsity athletics tickets, go online; or call the Athletic Ticket Office, 765-494-3194 or 800-49-SPORT [497-7678]; or visit the office in the Mackey Complex facing Northwestern Avenue. The office is open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday and before ticketed events at Mackey Arena, Ross-Ade Stadium, and Holloway Gymnasium in the Brees Center. For ticketed sports events at other Purdue venues, tickets will be on sale before the event at the venue. URL: www.purduesports.com/tickets/pur-tickets.html. URL for gameday promotions in association with varsity events: www.purduesports.com/promotions

For Purdue Convocations and Purdue Theatre events and some others as announced, go to a campus box office or call 765-494-3933 or 800-914-SHOW [914-7469]. URLs: www.purdue.edu/convocations and www.purdue.edu/theatre. Summer hours:

* Elliott Hall box office (lower level, northeast end by Hovde Hall): open two hours before ticketed events in that building.
* Loeb Playhouse box office (west lobby, Stewart Center): 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday.
* Pao Hall box office (first floor southeast): Closed for summer.

URL for box offices and venues: www.housing.purdue.edu/HTML/HallOfMusic

 


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